When a DIY Saved the Day

There is a lot going on in our world today and I don’t mean politically, although that is certainly true! A trip to everything from the shops, to a museum, to the cinema can be full of flashing lights, loud noises, and unusual spaces which, for many children, is just all a bit too much.

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Sleep Bags: The Sleep Saviours!

Have you ever experienced that horrible sensation of suddenly jolting awake because you feel like you are feeling moments before you are about to fall asleep? That sudden jolting awake sensation can be uncomfortable for a full-grown person and even more so for a baby or very young child. In babies, it is known as […]

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Make Walks An Adventure

Exercise can be one of the best ways to forge good habits in your child’s life. But sometimes academics, family emergencies, or injuries mean the team sports route is not an option. Instead of forgoing exercise, which can disrupt a good sleep schedule, is the worst plan. Staying active is incredibly important for young people […]

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Introducing Pets Into the Mix

Having a small furry friend is one of the great joys of childhood. Connecting with an animal, and developing trust, can give you an immeasurable feeling of friendship. Even when you don’t have words for your emotions, a pet can help you through the sometimes traumatic journey of life. A skinned knee, jilted crushes, changing schools, these […]

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Relating to a Friend Who Has Had a Miscarriage

One in six, that is how many known pregnancies will end in a miscarriage according to the NHS. Put another way, it means that one in three women will suffer a miscarriage at some point in their life. One friend who recently suffered early pregnancy loss after years of not getting pregnant said that the […]

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